REVIEW // Diet Cig – Tummy Ache

Diet Cig

Is it hard to be a punk while wearing a skirt? According to Diet Cig it is. Diet Cig is Alex Luciano on guitars and vocals and Noah Bowman on drums, and together, they make short and pretty punk songs with a New York grunge edge. It’s Luciano’s lyricREAD MORE

REVIEW // Golden Features – Wolfie / Funeral


Notoriously hidden away, Tom Stell aka Golden Features has resurfaced the golden mask with a fresh double A-side. With ODESZA backing him as part of their Foreign Family Collective (a curation of musicians and visual artists including RÜFÜS and Jai Wolf by the Seattle duo), Golden Features is in good company,READ MORE

REVIEW // The xx – On Hold

The xx

Being such a deeply influential and lauded electronic act, it’s hard to believe that The xx have only released two albums in the decade that they’ve been around: xx and Coexist.  Romy Madley Croft, Oliver Sim and Jamie Smith have a beautiful mystique and otherworldliness about them, as if their musicREAD MORE

REVIEW // Fortunes. – 501’s


Bounce, bounce, bounce. This is some sensual, bouncey tunage from Fortunes. Drawing you in immediately, following the huge Americanised “DAYUM”, is a dreamy voice with hints of the Aussie/Kiwi accent. It’s all very endearing and homegrown. When you’re overseas, you cling onto anyone you happen to know there from your home city,READ MORE

SOUNDTRACK // Miguel – Cadillac


This song epitomises that desperate feeling of hearing something in a movie or TV show, and urgently grasping at your phone to type in all the random lyrics you can remember to find a name for said tune. I should have been expecting this when watching the music drama The GetREAD MORE